What a weekend we have just had! In a flurry of craft related goodness we went up to Warwickshire for
The Ragley Hall venue was a first for
We got our passes when we first got there and had a little wander around the site, being very restrained and possibly just really nervous! We knew we would be on stage towards the end of the day and saw that the Super Theatre tent was smaller than we had thought, so our nerves got a little calmer. We caught up with some crafting friends at the bar and then sat in the lovely sunshine waiting for our time on stage.
Then our time came up! The lovely Cath from
We went for a very Haberdashery theme, with lace, threads, ribbons and sewing tools. With two of us doing it though do you think that would have helped or hindered. Its great being able to craft together but with a 45 min timer going off behind us it was definitely crafting to the clock and not really being able to chat as the lovely Cath was asking us questions along the way.
The Lovely Fran on the other side of the stage was making a paper and gold guided wreath – obviously we didn’t see this till later. Cath was asking us questions about blogging and crafting and we got a few questions from the lovely audience who had stayed till the end of the end. Then quick as a flash it was all over. The audience got to vote with their claps and Fran was the well deserved winner – congrats Fran.
It was so much fun to be on stage and with Fran and Cath too, made it very much less scary. It was great to have the time pressure, but I don’t think I would want it all the time, ha ha.
We wanted to say a huge thanks to